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Saturn radiator support bar

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Sledgstone

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Well, I drilled out a spot on the fender bar so I could attach a chain mount to it for a connection point for my tow strap hook.

Heres the hook attached to the chain mount:

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Another angle:

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Attached to a pine tree for an ancor support.

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Pulling resulted in slight movement of the crumpled bar, before the metal started giving away on the chain mount.

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So, I used a rubber mallet and started whacking it and hitting parts back into place.

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Another angle:

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The hood does close a little more level now. I'm going to use a small pry bar and rubber mallet to try and straighten it out more. As long as I can get it straightened enough for my headlight to mount back in correctly, it'll be good enough.


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